Fourth Payroll Bureau re-accredited by the Chartered Institute for Payroll Professionals for Payroll Assurance Scheme

07 November 2018

Consisting of two modules, Fourth attended the CIPP’s prestigious payroll awards in Birmingham to pick up their certificate.

Fourth Payroll Bureau were recently re-accredited by the Chartered Institute for Payroll Professionals for their Payroll Assurance Scheme. The CIPP Payroll Assurance Scheme consists of two modules – the payroll module (PAS) and the payroll people module (PQP). PAS focusses on payroll processes and PQP focusses on learning and development of the staff within the payroll function.

They attended the CIPP’s prestigious payroll awards in Birmingham to receive their certificate. The detail of the certificate is as follows:

The process module

PAS provides organisations with the assurance that:

  • Payroll and associated processes are fit for purpose and comply with government legislation
  • Appropriate controls are in place to reduce payroll errors
  • Suitable processes are in place for preparing for legislative and organisational changes
  • The PAS assessment process will also highlight areas for development and improvement    

The people module

PQP is the people module of the Payroll Assurance Scheme (PAS) and is designed for organisations committed to best practice in the learning and development of their payroll people.

It is an accreditation of the policies, processes and procedures relating to learning and development of payroll staff within the payroll team and will specifically focus on:

  • Diagnosis of skills levels and learning and development needs
  • Appraisals and setting objectives which link into the organisations overall mission and vision
  • Measures to establish whether learning and development undertaken has been effectively 

For more information visit https://www.fourth.com/en-gb 

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